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Cholestatic Liver Diseases, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 17-2
  • April 4, 2013
  • Cynthia Levy
  • English
  • Hardback
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Dr. Levy is a key leader in the field of hepatology , and she has enlisted authors who are top experts in their fields to submit state-of-the-art clinical reviews on cholestatic liver diseases. Articles are devoted to genetic determinants of cholestasis, nuclear receptors as drug targets, drug-induced cholestasis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, therapeutic advances in primary biliary cirrhosis, overlap syndromes, autoimmune sclerosing cholangitis, secondary sclerosing cholangitis, Focus is also on familial cholestasis, allagile syndrome and other hereditary causes of cholestasis, Systemic causes of cholestasis, advances in pathogenesis and treatment of pruritus, care of the cholestatic patient, and transplantation for cholestatic diseases . Readers will come away with a full overview of the diagnosis and treatment of cholestatic liver diseases.

Essential Echocardiography

  • 2nd Edition
  • April 2, 2013
  • Alisdair Ryding
  • English
  • Paperback
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This book is a step-by-step manual for the complete echo-novice. It should be the only book needed to become a proficient echocardiographer. The text focuses on the practicalities of performing an examination, and the interpretation of images. Avoiding unnecessary technicalities, it places particular emphasis on the diagnostic features of sample cases and covers the entire breadth of adult cardiology. The majority of the echo images are also available in a dynamic form on the Expert Consult platform. Also included is access to 100 case scenarios and images for self-assessment interpretation. The combination of the book and the website materials provides an unparalleled learning experience for people who do not routinely practise echocardiography.

100 situations clés en médecine générale

  • 1st Edition
  • April 2, 2013
  • Jean-Louis Schlienger
  • Stéphanie HONORE + 1 more
  • French
  • Paperback
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Le médecin traitant, en première ligne dans le parcours de soin, responsable et acteur clé du premier diagnostic, du soin et/ou de l'orientation du malade doit faire face à des situations extrêmement variées et souvent complexes. Il doit faire preuve en toutes circonstances de savoir mais aussi de savoir-être et de savoir-faire. Destiné à l'aider dans cette mission, ce guide pratique décrit en détail 100 situations essentielles de la pratique quotidienne du médecin traitant. Ces situations sont consacrées à des champs aussi divers que la relation médecin-malade, la réparation, le dépistage, la prescription, la petite chirurgie, le suivi du diabète, l'évaluation du risque, l'altération de l'état général, les céphalées, les otalgies ou les gastro-entérites du nourrisson. Il propose des réponses concrètes, claires et précises aux questions que se posent le praticien et l'oriente dans ses décisions. Ce guide pratique, très richement illustré et documenté, offre un grand nombre d'arbres diagnostics, de tableaux récapitulatifs, d'encadrés et de points clés pour accéder rapidement à l'information recherchée. Rédigé pour les médecins de famille et ceux qui aspirent à le devenir, il s'appuie sur la formation continue pour les médecins généralistes dispensée à la faculté de médecine de Strasbourg. Il est le fruit de toutes les demandes et interrogations de ces derniers durant les sessions de formation. Un contenu en ligne de plus de 150 QCM et de cas cliniques permettra également aux lecteurs de s'auto-évaluer et de se tester sur des cas réels. Cet ouvrage, conçu pour répondre aux besoins des médecins généralistes, intéressera également les jeunes internes et les étudiants en médecine qui y trouveront toutes les informations indispensables à leur pratique quotidienne.

Surgery for Urinary Incontinence

  • 1st Edition
  • March 29, 2013
  • Roger R. Dmochowski + 2 more
  • English
  • Hardback
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Surgery for Urinary Incontinence, by Drs. Roger Dmochowski, Mickey M. Karram, and W. Stuart Reynolds, is the ideal way to sharpen your skills in the diagnosis and management of this condition. In this volume in the Female Pelvic Surgery Video Atlas Series, edited by Mickey Karram, MD, detailed discussions and illustrations, case studies, and video footage clarify how to most effectively select and perform a variety of procedures and manage complications.

Imaging of Athletic Injuries of the Upper Extremity, An Issue of Radiologic Clinics of North America

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 51-2
  • March 28, 2013
  • Martin L. Lazarus
  • English
  • Hardback
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Imaging plays a key role in the diagnosis and treatment of athletic injuries. This issue focuses on athletic injuries of the upper extremity, and best-practices approach to imaging these areas. Shoulder injuries are given their own review, as are football injuries to the upper extremity, throwing injuries to the upper extremity, and injuries associated with club and racquet sports. Use of MR Imaging in particular is discussed for the labrum and elbow, and MR Arthrography of the upper extremity is reviewed. Wrist and hand injuries are discussed in detail in separate articles, and imaging of the pediatric athlete is addressed as well.

Arrhythmias in Athletes, An Issue of Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 5-1
  • March 28, 2013
  • Domenico Corrado + 2 more
  • English
  • Hardback
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This issue of Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics covers arrhythmias in athletes, which can be a cause of morbidity and mortality. Expert authors review the most current information available about management of ventricular arrhythmias, atrial fibrillation, bradyarrhythmias, syncope and other conditions. Preparticipation screening, defibrillator use, and prevention are also discussed. Keep up-to-the-minute with the latest developments in this important aspect of cardiac electrophysiology practice.

Pleural Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 34-1
  • March 28, 2013
  • Jonathan Puchalski
  • English
  • Hardback
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This issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine is Guest Edited by Jon Puchalski, MD, from Yale and will focus on Pleural Disease. Article topics include Obtaining Pleural Fluid, Analyzing Pleural Fluid, Pleural Interventions and Genetic Therapy and Biomarkers.

Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 42-1
  • March 28, 2013
  • Christoph Buettner
  • English
  • Hardback
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This issue of Endocrinology Clinics brings the reader up to date on the important advances in research surrounding the neuroendocrine control of metabolism. Guest edited by Christoph Buettner, the topics covered include leptin signaling, hypothalamic inflammation, hypoglycemia awareness, perinatal programming of metabolic disease, substrates, and more.

Current Issues in Treatment of Osteochondral Defects, An Issue of Foot and Ankle Clinics

  • 1st Edition
  • Volume 18-1
  • March 28, 2013
  • Mark S. Myerson
  • English
  • Hardback
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This issue will provide a comprehensive overview of OCD, from the perspective of the Foot and Ankle surgeon. Topics to be covered include basic biology, advances in synthetic cartilage technology, surgical approaches, pediatric care, allografts, and the use of other surgical revision technology.